The scammer was able to trick Google and Facebook for $100 million - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

Transnational IT corporations Google and Facebook have recognized that you are a victim of fraud in $ 100 million. According to the U.S. Department of justice, the attack is 48-year-old citizen of Lithuania Evaldas, Ramasauskas, who in March was ...

Google and Facebook duped in Sh10 billion 'scam' - The Standard (press release)

Google and Facebook have confirmed that they fell victim to an alleged $100 million (Sh10 billion) scam. In March, it was reported that a Lithuanian man had been charged over an email phishing attack against “two US-based Internet companies” that were ...

Facebook And Google Suffer Major Phishing Attack Resulting In $100m Scam - VideoNewsUs

According to Fortune, Facebook and Google are confirmed to have suffered a major phishing attack reported to involve “two US-based internet companies” as of April 27. Scammer. Last month, the perpetrator had been linked to a Lithuanian citizen named, ...

Google And Facebook Hit By $100 Million Phishing Scam - Komando

Data breaches, malware and ransomware attacks are just some of the digital threats that we're constantly watching out for. We stay on top of the latest threats to help keep cybercriminals from ripping you off. It's not just individuals like you and I ...

Facebook and Google employees fall foul of $100M phishing scam - Neowin

A report published by Fortune has revealed that employees of Google and Facebook were conned into paying over $100M to an individual who posed as a Taiwanese manufacturer. The individual, Lithuanian national Evaldas Rimasauskas, was charged last ...

Facebook And Google Remained Mum At Being Scammed Out Of The $100M Scam - PakWired (press release) (blog)

The evolution of phishing techniques by cyber criminals has found a new milestone in the form of the recent scam involving the tech giants Facebook and Google. The scam becoming public after the indictment issued by the US Department of Justice has ...

Lithuanian scammer cons Facebook, Google of $100m - Pakistan Today

A Lithuanian scammer managed to defraud internet giants Facebook and Google of $100 million over a span of two years, according to an indictment by the US Department of Justice. Evaldas Rimasauskas was arrested in March by authorities in Lithuania ...

Tech giants duped into sending $100 million to this conman - The Asian Age

Phishing scammers largely consider students, small businesses or even professionals unaware of such tactics as their easy targets. However, it is hard to imagine technology-giants like Google or Facebook to face trouble due to this. A Europe-based ...

Google and Facebook Victims of $100 Million Phishing Scam - NewsFactor Network

More than a month after the U.S. Department of Justice charged a Lithuanian man in a $100 million phishing scam against two Internet companies, an investigation by Fortune has confirmed the victims' identities: Google and Facebook. Between 2013 and ...

Google and Facebook lose '£77million after falling for phishing scam sending cash to Lithuanian conman' - The Sun

GOOGLE and Facebook have admitted they were conned out of an alleged $100million (£77million) in a phishing scam. The two world's biggest companies fell victim after a Lithuanian man allegedly tricked employees into wiring over the money to bank ...

Google, Facebook Employees Tricked to Lose $100 Million through Phishing Attack - Alive For Football

Google and Facebook have been revealed as the victims of a Lithuanian fraudster, who allegedly used an email phishing scam to trick the USA tech giants out of over $100 million. Both Facebook and Google confirmed to Fortune that they had been scammed ...

Google, Facebook fell victim to alleged $100 mln scam - ecns

Google and Facebook have confirmed that they were victims of an alledged 100 million U.S. dollars payment scam, Fortune reported on Thursday. The criminal case drew public attention last month, when U.S. Justice Department announced the arrest of a ...

Facebook and Google duped out of $100 million in phishing scam - Digital Journal

In march, news surfaced about a phishing scheme that scammed two US tech giants. At the time, the names were not disclosed, but it turned out that the victims were Google and Facebook. Facebook and Google came forward to confirm that it was them who ...

Google Facebook Swindled Out of $100 Million in Lithuanian Phishing Scam - Breitbart News

Fortune Magazine just identified Google and Facebook as the two sophisticated U.S.-based tech companies whose employees were swindled out of $100 million by a Lithuanian hacker in the last three years. The United States Attorney for the Southern ...

Facebook and Google revealed as victims of a $100M phishing scam - SlashGear

If falling for an email phishing scam is on your list of embarrassments as a tech user, you can now feel a little better, as two titans in the industry have been confirmed to have recently fallen for the same type of security mishap: none other than ...

Google, Facebook were scammed of millions by an ordinary scammer - NewsBytes

Silicon Valley is nerdy, but that didn't stop one man to trick Facebook and Google of over $100 million by pulling a scam that escaped past seasoned eyes of two organizations that supposedly have the smartest people in the world. One cannot help but ...

Google, Facebook get scammed - Axios

Google and Facebook were subject of a phishing scam worth over $100 million, Fortune reports. The Justice Department mysteriously announced last month that two "multinational tech companies" wired a Lithuanian criminal (since arrested) over $100 ...

Conman swindles $100 million out of Facebook, Google in phishing scam - TechShout!

Even tech titans like Facebook and Google can't escape phishing scams it seems, with a new Fortune report unearthing that the two were duped out of an eyebrow-raising $100 million. Even worse, the sum got accumulated over the course of 2 years, a long ...

[UPDATE] Man Tricked Facebook, Google Employees Into $100 Million Phishing Scam - News18

According to the Department of Justice, the incident took place from at least in or around 2013 through in or about 2015. (Representative Image: Reuters). A report named "Man Tricks Two Big US Tech Companies Into $100 Million Phishing Scam" was ...

Google and Facebook Allegedly Duped in $100 Million Scam - Inc.com

Last month, the US Justice Department charged a Lithuanian man with stealing via email phishing and related techniques a combined whopping $100 Million from two then-unnamed large technology companies. Yesterday, Fortune revealed that the two firms ...